Top 5 Control Engineering articles Apr. 30 to May 6
The top 5 most read articles online, from Apr. 30 to May 6 for Control Engineering, covered data analytics, building a small controls project, motor service factor, April hot topics, and building a process model. Links to each article below.
Tools needed for data cleansing, visualization, contextualization, and modeling.
When designing and building a small controls project, aspects such as ordering and specifying parts, building the system, and programming should be considered to make the process as smooth as possible.
Understanding the proper applications of motor service factor (SF) to maximize a motor’s life expectancy and performance.
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A process model can be anything from a simple spreadsheet to a complex model that includes all aspects of a real-world manufacturing plant, which includes only what is necessary to answer vital questions.
The list was developed using CFE Media’s web analytics for stories viewed on controleng.com, Apr. 30 to May 6, for articles published within the last two months.
Chris Vavra, production editor, CFE Media, email@example.com.